We don’t know about you, but every year when Father’s Day rolls around, we tend to go through a bit of head-scratching. When it comes to Mother’s Day, from flowers to mani-pedis, there’s no shortage of gift ideas for our mums, but we always find...

Ever wake up feeling groggy, exhausted, and just plain reluctant to get out of bed? We know, we know. We ought to head to bed earlier, avoid drinking caffeine, and so on – in fact, our other journal this month is full of tips on...

We all know how important a good night’s rest is. Sleep is our body’s downtime to repair itself, so not only is it crucial for our physical and mental wellbeing, it’s also the best beauty treatment we can pamper our skin with. As we slumber,...

Like most Singaporeans, we love to travel. But while we’re big fans of holidays, we can’t say that we’re quite as excited when it comes to packing for a trip. Like most people, we want to look good when we travel, which means that packing...

  Finally, a long weekend is upon us! With how stressful our lives here in Singapore are, we know how tempting it is to just stay in and laze about on a day off. But it’s not often that we get a three-day weekend, so this...

In honour of ‘Take a Walk in the Park’ Day, we’ve curated a list of the Poetree team’s favourite walking trails from around Singapore, just for you. So go on, explore our island’s beautiful, lush landscapes. MACRITCHIE RESERVOIR PARK Perhaps one of Singapore’s better known hiking spots,...

Like most people, we love staying in fancy hotels. There really aren’t many things in life as pleasurable as snuggling into luxurious bedding in a plush room – except, of course, getting to enjoy the heavenly bathroom that comes with the suite! There’s just something...

If you’re like us, your first thought was probably: “come on, how complicated can washing your face even be?” But actually, as we’ve discovered, there are hard and fast rules when it comes to cleaning your face. Do it incorrectly and you could be damaging...

There’s nothing better and more relaxing than coming home to a cosy, welcoming house after a long day. In fact, studies have shown that a comfortable home environment can drastically reduce stress and improve mood. On the other hand, a room that is too cluttered,...

For many of us, Chinese New Year has always been a special and festive time when we were growing up. As kids, Chinese New Year meant fireworks, playing with cousins, new clothes, and of course, ang pows. But as adults, many of the rituals associated...